After the announcement of Snapdragon 865 and 765 in 2019, Qualcomm has revealed some other chipsets part of the 2020 lineup. These new chipsets are 4G only and are more suited for countries like India. Qualcomm made the announcement at an event in New Delhi.
The new additions are the Snapdragon 720G, 662 and 460. Features that are the same for all three are: Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1 and they are the first ones to support India’s Navigation with Indian Constellation (NacIC) satellite positioning system.
This is more gaming-focused chip, with it come some pretty neat features like Snapdragon Elite Gaming suite which has features like jitter reduction, 10-bit colors with HDR and AptX Adaptive audio codex. The Snapdragon 720G is built on an 8nm architecture and features two Cortex A76 cores at 2.3GHz and six A55 cores at 1.8GHz. There’s an Adreno 618 GPU for “true HDR10 gaming”. The 720G can record up to 4k 30fps and can support sensors up to 192MP. It can handle FHD+ resolution and 90/120Hz refresh rate. It also has Quick Charge 4+.
The more mid-range focused chipset out of the bunch. The 662 is built on an 11nm architecture. It comes with four Cortex A73 cores at 2.0GHz and four A53 cores at 1.8GHz, and you get an Adreno 610 GPU. It can support up to 3 rear cameras and can handle up to 48MP, video recording is at 1080p60fps. For the display, it also supports FHD+ but at 60Hz.
The budget chipset from Qualcomm built on an 11nm architecture. It has some similar features to the Snapdragon 662 like an Adreno 610 GPU, support for three rear cameras with up to 48MP and 1080p60fps, display at FHD+ and 60Hz.